To me, a good cafe has got to tick off these boxes: Good food (obviously) Good coffee (duh) Good service Good ambience I think it’s the last 2 criteria that gets customers going back to a place. After all, good service puts a nice human touch to the dining experience, and a good ambience makes… Continue reading Top Paddock
In Melbourne, we’re definitely spoilt for coffee choices, but have you ever had those days when you’re rushing to get to somewhere, and you need your morning fuel on the go, but just can’t seem to find it nearby? The nearest cafe is about a street away and it seems ever so daunting to grab… Continue reading Coffee on the run
Wouldn’t it be nice to live in a bungalow by the seaside, wake up to the view of the sea, and walk down the stairs to have breakfast cooked for you in the morning? Well, we did just that at If Ocean B&B at Hualien, Taiwan! And the best part is, we didn’t need to… Continue reading Hualien: Room with a view
If you ever wondered where ancient Chinese painters got their inspiration from, venture out to Hualien and you will be able to hazard a guess. I have never been to the countryside of China which I’m sure has more breathtaking views. But at Hualien itself, it was a sampler of the oriental landscape, and that itself… Continue reading Hualien, Taiwan
Although this blog is primarily about my physical meals, I guess I should also take the time to record down my spiritual feeding here. And while we eat our meals everyday, have you ever thought about feeding your soul? I thank God for the faithful preaching of His word at my church and at last… Continue reading What feeds your soul?
There is something about Malay/Indian food that draws me – the strong spices, the spicy kick and in some sense, the colour of the food (?!). Haha well, we do eat with our eyes and I must say that because of the variety of spices and ingredients used, the Malay/Indian cuisine tends look really colourful… Continue reading Singapore Zam Zam
Remember when I said that I may have hit some foodie milestones during my short trip back home? Well, here’s one of them – folks, I think I may have just found the best Klang bak kut teh in Singapore, at Leong Kee Bak Kut Teh. Okay, so according to what the locals say, and… Continue reading Leong Kee Bak Kut Teh
What is it about coffee that excites most people? After all, it is the most popular drink in the world after water – so there’s gotta be something there, right? Is it the invigorating aroma that first hits your nose, the airy foam that touches your lips and then dissipating on your tongue, the velvety… Continue reading Singapore: Coffee Hits
And just like that, it’s 2014 – Happy New Year y’all! By the grace of God, we have entered into the new year. I guess you would have noticed that I have gone missing for awhile. Well, it was a whirlwind trip back to Singapore… …and then to Taiwan with my family! In bustling Asian cities like… Continue reading Welcome 2014!